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Is Humalog Mix 50-50 a newer premixed insulin?

Yes, Humalog Mix 50/50 is a newer premixed insulin. It is the brand name for the 50%-50% combination of insulin lispro, plus insulin lispro protamine. This newer mixture combines 50 units of each insulin, insulin lispro (Humalog, fast-acting) and insulin lispro protamine (not available alone, intermediate-acting), in each ml. of the mixture. Talk to your doctor or healthcare provider about your condition and how premixed insulin may work for you.

 

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